The framing of “facts versus feelings” won’t work for the liberal right on race any better than it has for the liberal left on immigration.
Collecting statistics on people’s self-identified racial background is one thing. Having ringfenced funding for one racial group is quite another.
Two different conceptions of it are widely held in the UK, representative and direct. In 2019, they collide.
What is it – and how can we strengthen it? That is the focus of Bright Blue’s latest report, published today.
Each week, our panel of John O’Sullivan, Rachel Wolf, Trevor Phillips, Tim Montgomerie and Marcus Roberts will analyse and assess what’s happening.
The New Zealand attack, the Birmingham school protests – and what we’re doing in the West Midlands to build cohesion and resilience.
A new book argues that the country is divided between a metropolitan elite, which rules for its own advantage – and the rest.
He is uniquely placed to start to rebuild trust – and that task is essential to our Party’s future.
“I am announcing new dedicated team that will be set up to help these people evidence their right to be here.”
May’s audit of ethnic disparities could blight her planned relaunch – and, more importantly, produce policy that sets back social justice rather than takes it forward.
It comes with a stipulation of its own. My constituency estimates, to adapt my 2015 mantra, are a probability, not a prediction.
Become educated, dress like you belong and join a political party.
Javid wants office-holders to swear one, and thinks that all new arrivals should too. But what’s to stop it becoming a litany of political correctness?
I can just about imagine why a gay Parisian might just decide to send an unequivocal message to the Left at the next election.
Where to begin? Let’s start here…